President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed his heartfelt appreciation to the benevolence of good spirited individuals and corporate organizations that have made donations towards the ongoing efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the country.
The President in a statement issued by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu in Abuja on Monday, said he acknowledged, with deep appreciation, the kind gesture of captains of industry, corporate entities, artistes and individuals who have consistently supported ongoing efforts to alleviate COVID-19 pandemic, which is ravaging the global economy.
More so, President Buhari thanked a group of oil companies, who partnered with the Nigerian National Petroleum Cooperation (NNPC) to donate $30 million.
PMB also appreciated contributions from All Progressives Congress National leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Dr Mike Adenuga, Modupeola and Folorunsho Alakija and Dr Emeka Offor, who joined a list of other public-spirited Nigerians in contributing to health and educational facilities.
The President also “welcomed generous donations as announced by Zenith Bank PLC, which the statement said, was committed to the public health care system, Keystone bank, First Bank Plc and Senior Pastor of Dunamis International Gospel Centre, Dr Paul Enenche, and his wife, Dr Becky Enenche, who also took to the streets to sensitize citizens on the dreaded virus.